College of Human and Health Sciences
MSc Public Health & Health Promotion
This course is designed to provide an understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of health promotion and public health, and enables students to experience health promotion in practice, and gain theoretical knowledge and apply it to practice - facilitating both their personal and professional development.
The programme is suitable for a range of people with an interest in public health and health promotion. It provides a sound academic grounding in theories that inform practice.
The relevance to daily practice and the development of networking and multidisciplinary skills are a primary strength of the programme. The programme can lead to career development for Health Promotion Officers or recent graduates of sport, fitness, education, social sciences or health. Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors can improve their working health promotion skills, relating theory to practice. The programme also allows for career development towards clinical specialism or teaching.
Those in social services, project or youth and community work can also develop their careers through this programme.
International Student Requirements:
Overseas equivalent qualifications may be considered.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
Out State Tuition (per year): 11900 GBP